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Computer Science Schools In Delaware

In Delaware, there are 2 accredited schools where computer science classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer science academic community in Delaware, and the future trends in computer science training at the computer science bachelors degree level.


  1. Delaware State University

    1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Delaware

    Newark, Delaware 19716

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Computer Science Employment

Delaware 6,960
National 1,479,220

Of all of the computer science professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Delaware.

Employment Growth for Computer science professionals In Delaware

5,810 6,540 6,790 6,720 2,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Delaware, computer science is a shrinking field. 3,720 less computer science professionals were working in Delaware in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of computer science professionals has shrunk by 64%. This decline is slower than the national trend for computer science professionals which shows a 71% decrease in the number of computer science professionals working around the nation.

Computer Science VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$72,432 $77,242 $77,458 $76,328 $84,950
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Delaware, as the number of computer science professionals is declining, the salaries earned by computer science professionals are increasing. Computer science professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $72,432 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $84,950 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Delaware

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Thus, computer science professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 113% pay differential between the highest paid computer science professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of computer science in Delaware.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Delaware

Computer Engineering
Computer Forensics
Computer Programming
Computer Science
Information Systems
Information Technology

Computer science professionals in Delaware earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited computer science schools in Delaware is decreasing. In 2006 there were 8 computer science graduates from computer science courses in Delaware and in 2010 there were 8 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of computer science school degree or certificate graduates in Delaware by 0%. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in computer science.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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